Satori garden design offers full-service ornamental and edible landscape design, install oversight and garden coaching.  Garden design and implementation is done using the most sustainable practices in relationship to plants, water and materials. More importantly, the process of arriving at a design is one of collaboration, education and discovery.

 

 

After frost robs the landscape of its summer leafiness, but before you go on winter hiatus, take a few moments to prepare for colder weather. Here are a few end-of-season tasks for gardeners who live where winters are cold. read more [...]
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
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a portable pH meter
Plants require at least 16 chemical elements to grow and complete their life cycles. They derive three of these elements—carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen—from air and water. read more [...]
Fri, Oct 10, 2014
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when to feed a lawn
Q. If I intend to fertilize my lawn just once a year, when is the best time to do it? —Philip Gullbern, Danbury, Connecticut read more [...]
Fri, Oct 10, 2014
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layering shrubs
Layering is a plant-propagation technique that allows gardeners to make clones, or genetic duplicates, of their flowering shrubs and climbers. read more [...]
Mon, Oct 06, 2014
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Check out this amazing TED Talk video, this is truly revolutionary gardening! Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where "the drive-thrus [...]
Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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If you’ve ever thought about getting a worm farm, already have one and would like to learn how to better take care of it, or would like to build your own, then check out the two new articles on worm farming! Worm Farming – this article explains almost everything you need [...]
Tue, Sep 23, 2014
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Backyard Micro-Farming
Here’s a graphic with lots of interesting information that I’ve been asked to share! [...]
Fri, Jul 18, 2014
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All Nations Food Forest Site Location 2
All Nations Food Forest is a project that few local residents and I initiated, and proposed to our local government around a year ago, and it’s now it’s being built! This is a true pioneering project, it’s Melbourne’s first council built food forest in open public space! See details below: http://www.darebinfoodharvestnetwork.org.au/2014/07/08/help-create-darebins-first-food-forest-on-national-tree-day/ Help Create Darebin’s [...]
Tue, Jul 08, 2014
Source deepgreenpermaculture.com